NexDock transforms Intel Compute Card into 14-inch notebook
Published in Mobiles


Modular upgrades for your notebook, if Intel stays on course

Earlier this month during CES, our staff managed to get its hands on an Intel Compute Card, the company’s new ultra-thin form factor measuring 5mm thin and just slightly taller than a standard credit card.

MacBook shipments to reach 15 million units this year
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Increases 10 percent

Apple is on target to increase its MacBook and MacBook Pro shipments to 15 million units this year, up from 13.5 million units last year, according to the latest report from supply chain sources.

OLED iPhone may include borderless front panel, no Home button
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Apple and Samsung preparing full screen mobile devices


According to the latest analyst expectations for Apple’s upcoming iPhone lineup this year, the devices are expected to include some structural changes to the display panel circuitry along with the addition of a facial recognition system.

Apple sues Qualcomm for being too expensive
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Pot calls kettle black

The fruity tax-dodging cargo cult Apple believes that it can make a more than a billion dollars for suing Qualcomm for charging too much on its patents.

Google may sell off its satellite imaging division
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Planet Labs is a potential fit


According to the latest reports from The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg, there is an effort underway by Alphabet Inc. to slash some of its long-term projects and R&D divisions, including Google’s own satellite imaging unit.

ASUS, Gigabyte and MSI hike motherboard, GPU prices in China
Published in Graphics


Motherboard shipments may drop 10 percent in 2017

The latest bit of information from industry sources suggests that ASUS, MSI and Gigabyte will all begin hiking retail prices for motherboards and graphics cards in China beginning in early February after the 2017 Lunar New Year holidays.

Hitman getting 4K and HDR support
Published in Games


Coming by the end of this month

IO Interactive has announced that its Hitman 2016 game will be getting HDR support on all platforms by the end of this month, except for Xbox One.

AOC unveils new AGON AG352UCG curved gaming monitor
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35-inch UltraWide QHD screen and Nvidia G-Sync

AOC has unveiled its latest gaming monitor that is part of the AOC AGON gaming lineup, the 35-inch UltraWide 21:9 monitor with 3440x1440 resolution and support for Nvidia G-Sync.

ITC investigates huge patent complaint
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Lenovo, MediaTek, Motorola and AMD all involved.

The US International Trade Commission began a patent infringement probe after ZiiLabs claimed that 17 firms were importing products to the United States in violation of its patents on graphics processors and DDR memory controllers.

Nintendo Switch has another face palm
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Forgets to mention key functions and drops important ones


Smart money is on the Nintendo Switch being a lemon, but it seems that the maker of toilet branded consoles is making elementary mistakes on its launch.